The Lord Filkin CBE
- Life peer
The Lord Filkin CBE was born David Geoffrey Nigel Filkin on 01 July 1944 , and is a Non-affiliated Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 29 July 1999.
In the past, Lord Filkin has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) (Sure Start, Early Years and Childcare) (also Department for Work and Pensions) (2004 to 2005), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Constitutional Affairs) (2003 to 2004), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (2002 to 2003) in government.
Lord Filkin has the following focus areas :
World Areas - Africa
Policy Interests - Communities and families; Housing and Planning; Public Service reform; Our ageing society and its opportunities